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[texts]The California manufacturer and eastern competition .. - Bennett, John Edward, b. 1863

Keywords: Labor unions -- California; Wages -- California; Industries -- California
Downloads: 142
[texts]Collective bargaining and trade agreements in the brewery, metal, teaming and building trades of San Francisco, California - Cross, Ira B. (Ira Brown), b. 1880
Includes bibliographical references
Keywords: Labor unions -- California San Francisco; Collective bargaining -- California San Francisco
Downloads: 368
[movies]Louis Goldblatt oral history transcript - Goldblatt, Louis
Description: Transcript of Lucille Kendall's November 7, 1979, interview with San Francisco labor organizer Louis Goldblatt documenting his involvement in the labor movement of the 1930s and 1940s in San Francisco, Calif., and throughout the Pacific Coast, as well as the history of the San Francisco hotel strikes of 1937 and 1941-1942.Collection Guide: Goldblatt (Louis) Oral HistoryManuscript Call Number: MS 3538Cassette Call Number: CT 53.1-53.2Contact Information: California Historical Society...
Keywords: Goldblatt; Louis; Labor unions--California; Strikes and lockouts--California--San Francisco; Bars (Drinking establishments)--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Restaurants--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.)
[audio]Louis Goldblatt oral history
Description: Sound recording of Lucille Kendall's November 7, 1979, interview with San Francisco labor organizer Louis Goldblatt documenting his involvement in the labor movement of the 1930s and 1940s in San Francisco, Calif., and throughout the Pacific Coast, as well as the history of the San Francisco hotel strikes of 1937 and 1941-1942.Collection Guide: Goldblatt (Louis) Oral HistoryManuscript Call Number: MS 3538Cassette Call Number: CT 53.1-53.2Rights: Rights are owned by the California Hi...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Goldblatt, Louis; Labor unions--California; Strikes and lockouts--California--San Francisco; Bars (Drinking establishments)--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Restaurants--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 89
[audio]Rene Battaglini oral history
Description: Sound recording of Lucille Kendall's 1979 interviews with San Francisco labor organizer Rene Battaglini documenting his involvement in the labor movement of the 1930s and 1940s in San Francisco, as well as the history of the San Francisco hotel strikes of 1937 and 1941-1942. Collection Guide: Battaglini (Rene) Oral HistoryManuscript Call Number: MS 3539Cassette Call Number: CT 57.1-57.7Rights: Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS)...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Battaglini, Rene; Hotel & Restaurant Employees and Bartenders International Union. Local 44 (San Francisco, Calif.); Bars (Drinking establishments)--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Hotels--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Restaurants--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Labor unions--California; Strikes and lockouts--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 51
[texts]The national dynamite plot - McManigal, Ortie E

Keywords: International Assocation of Bridge, Structural and Ornamental Iron Workers; Labor unions -- United States; Labor unions -- California
Downloads: 284
[texts]Labor looks at Warren : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969-1970 - Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office

Keywords: Warren, Earl, 1891-1974; Laborers -- California; Labor unions -- California; California -- Politics and government
Downloads: 430
[texts]A history of California labor legislation [microform] : with an introductory sketch of the San Francisco labor movement - Eaves, Lucile, 1869-
Bibliography: p. 444-448
Keywords: Labor laws and legislation -- California; Labor unions -- California San Francisco; Slavery -- California; Chinese -- California
Downloads: 218
[audio]David Selvin oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Selvin's parents immigrated from Russia to Tooele, Utah in 1909, drawn by family ties to the Jewish agricultural community which had settled in the central part of that state. Selvin's father maintained a store in predominately Mormon township of Tooele and also served as a senator in the Utah state legislature. David moved to California to attend college, receiving his undergraduate degree in Commerce and Master's in Labor Economics at the Unive...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Longshoremen's Strike, San Francisco, Calif., 1934; Labor union leaders--California; Labor unions--California--History; Stevedores--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; World War, 1939-1945; California Federation for Civic Unity; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 3
[audio]Leon Olson oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: President, Bay Area Typographical Union (BATU) Local 21, 1969-1987; born in 1929, Olson moved from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 1939; worked on Treasure Island during World's Fair; joined ILWU in early 1940s; joined BATU Local 21 in 1951 and elected president in 1969; describes the anti-Hearst newspaper strike of 1968; San Rafael Independent Journal strike, ca...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Labor leaders--California--Interviews; Labor unions--California--History; Printing industry--California--San Francisco--History; Printing industry--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco--History; International Typographical Union. Local 21 (San Francisco, Calif.); San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 2
[audio]Terry Green oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Member, ILWU Local 6 for thirty-four years; recalls student life at UC Berkeley and part-time waterfront work, 1938-1941; Left politics in East Bay, 1940s to early 1990s; serving as steward in Office and Professional Employees Union, CIO, 1945-1950; and activist career and work-life in Local 6, 1950-1984. Collection Guide: Terry Green Oral HistoryRights: Copyrighted...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Schwartz, Harvey; Green, Terry, 1920-; Labor union members--California--San Francisco--Interviews; Labor unions--California--History; Stevedores--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union. Local 6 (San Francisco, Calif.); Audiocassettes; Oral histories; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 2
[audio]Fred D. Fletcher oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Official, Bay Area Newspaper Guild, 1952-1981; grew up in San Francisco and Palo Alto; joined Pile Drivers Local 34, 1941; worked as a reporter for the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, 1948-1958; worked as principal organizer of the Bay Area Newspaper Guild Local 52, 1949-1952; served as an officer for the Guild (including a stint as president), 1952-1981; elected at-large vice president of the California Labor Federation, 1963; gives his recollections...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Journalists--Labor unions--California; Labor leaders--California--Interviews; Newspaper employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Strikes and lockouts--Newspapers--California--San Francisco; San Francisco-Oakland Newspaper Guild; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 4
[audio]Violet Orr oral history - Kendall, Lucille
Description: Sound recording of Lucille Kendall's 1976 interviews with Violet Orr, including a brief interview with Violet's husband Paul Orr. The interviews document Violet Orr's childhood and marriage; her trip with Paul Orr to the Soviet Union in the 1920s; her activities as a Communist Party organizer in the 1930s and '40s in California, including her involvement in the San Francisco laundry workers' union and work for the radical newspaper, the People's World; and the Orrs' experiences duri...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Communism--California; Communists--California; Laundry workers--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Radicalism--California--Newspapers; People's world (San Francisco, Calif.)
Downloads: 8
[texts]The Shipboard Murder Case: labor, radicalism, and Earl Warren, 1936-1941 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1972-1976 - Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office

Keywords: Warren, Earl, 1891-1974; Bridges, Harry, 1901-; Laborers -- California; Strikes and lockouts -- California; Labor unions -- California; California -- Politics and government
Downloads: 1,149
[texts]Conversations on type and printing : oral history transcript / and related material, 1967-1976 - Harris, Carroll T. (Carroll Timanus), 1891-1975. ive

Keywords: Mackenzie & Harris; Book Club of California; Printers -- California San Francisco; Type and type-founding -- California San Francisco; Labor unions -- California
Downloads: 497
[texts]Crowley Maritime Corporation : San Francisco Bay tugboats to international transportation fleet : oral history transcript - Crowley, Thomas Bannon. ive

Keywords: Crowley, Thomas Bannon; Crowley Maritime Corporation; Tugboats -- California San Francisco; Labor unions -- California; San Francisco Bay (Calif.) -- Commerce
Downloads: 3,207
[audio]Phyllis Foley oral history - Kendall, Lucille
Description: Sound recording of Lucille Kendall's 1979 interviews with Hotel & Restaurant Employees and Bartenders International Union official Phyllis Foley documenting her experiences and activities as financial secretary-treasurer of Locals 283 and 2 in San Francisco in the 1970s, as well as the labor career of her mother, union organizer and official Bertha Metro. Collection Guide: Finding aid to the Phyllis Foley oral historyManuscript Call Number: MS 3537 Cassette Call Number: CT 49.1-49.3...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Bars (Drinking establishments)--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Hotels--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Restaurants--Employees--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Women labor leaders--California; Women labor union members--California; Hotel & Restaurant Employees and Bartenders International Union. Local 2 (San Francisco, Calif.); Hotel & Restaurant Employees and Bartenders International Union. Local 283 (San Francisco, Calif.); Metro, Bertha, 1899-1976
Downloads: 7
[audio]Stanley Lathen oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Central figure in labor movement of Vallejo, California, from World War II until retirement, 1968; organizer for Vallejo Plasterers Union, early 1930s to 1941; in 1941 revitalized Retail Store Employees Union Local 373 of Solano and Napa counties; led Local 373 for twenty-seven years; greatly expanded local's membership and influence while taking central role in civic affairs and Democratic Party politics...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Clerks (Retail trade)--California--Labor unions; Labor leaders--California--Interviews; Labor movement--California--Vallejo--History; Labor unions--California--History; Retail Store Employees Union. Local 373; Vallejo (Calif.)
Downloads: 3
[texts]Angela Gizzi Ward : oral history transcript / 1976-77 - Ward, Angela Gizzi, 1910-

Keywords: Ward, Estolv Ethan, 1900-; Labor unions and communism -- United States History; Labor unions -- California History; Women labor union members -- California; Women labor union members -- United States History
Downloads: 245
[texts]Labor leaders view the Warren era : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969-76 - Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office

Keywords: Warren, Earl, 1891-1974; California State Federation of Labor; Central Labor Council of Alameda County; Labor -- California; Labor unions -- California; California -- Politics and government
Downloads: 541
[texts]Working class leader in the ILWU, 1935-1977 : oral history transcript / 1978-1979 - Goldblatt, Louis

Keywords: Bridges, Harry, 1901-; International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union; Labor unions -- Hawaii Officials and employees Biography; Labor unions -- Hawaii History Sources; Labor unions -- California History; Hawaii -- Biography
Downloads: 2,147
[texts]Working class leader in the ILWU, 1935-1977 : oral history transcript / 1978-1979 (Volume 2) - Goldblatt, Louis
Vol. 2
Keywords: Bridges, Harry, 1901-; International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union; Labor unions -- Hawaii Officials and employees Biography; Labor unions -- Hawaii History Sources; Labor unions -- California History; Hawaii -- Biography
Downloads: 1,215
[audio]Avelino Ramos oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Avelino "Abba" Ramos retired in 1997 after long career as ILWU activist, organizer, business agent, and International Representative; describes youth in Hawaii as son of Filipino sugar worker, coming of ILWU to Islands in 1940s, CIO organizing work in Hawaii, and career in California with Local 6, ILWU, 1962-1997, including rich exploration of the closing of the Colgate plant, East Bay, 1981; interview formed basis for an oral history article tha...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Filipino Americans--California--Interviews; Filipino Americans--Hawaii--Interviews; Labor union members--California--San Francisco--Interviews; Labor union members--Hawaii--Interviews; Labor unions--California--History; Labor unions--Hawaii--History; Stevedores--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Stevedores--Labor unions--Hawaii; International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union. Local 6 (San Francisco, Calif.); San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 2
[audio]Dave Reed oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Retired from Local 10, ILWU, 1993, after sixty years on the San Francisco waterfront; veteran of 1934 strike; remembers boxing days, early 1930s; longshore work, 1933; witnessing S.F. police shooting workers during 1934 strike, being arrested for own union activity in 1934, meeting Henry Schmidt, Local 10 pioneer, and Harry Lundeberg, SUP leader; SUP schooner sailor, World War II; and Relief Business Agent, Local 10, ILWU, 1960.Collection Guide: ...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Longshoremen's Strike, San Francisco, Calif., 1934; Labor union members--California--San Francisco--Interviews; Labor unions--California--History; Stevedores--California--San Francisco--Interviews; Stevedores--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union. Local 10 (San Francisco, Calif.); Lundeberg, Harry; Sailors' Union of the Pacific; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 3
[audio]Tom Nicolopulos oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Employee, State Conciliation Service, 1948-1976; describes a variety of San Francisco strikes, including Machinists Union Local 68 in 1946, asparagus pickers in 1947-1948, and nurses and farmworkers in 1966; reflects on California Governor Reagan's administration, the effects of the Wagner Act, and his impressions of a variety of local labor leaders...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Arbitration, Industrial--California--History; Labor disputes--California--History; Labor leaders--California; Labor movement--California--History; Labor unions--California--History; Mediation and conciliation, Industrial--California; California. State Conciliation Service; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 2
[audio]Paul Pinsky oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Longtime labor activist and consultant to unions in California and Hawaii; recalls U.C. Berkeley; labor organizing, 1930s; discusses career as Research Director, California CIO Council, late 1930s-late 1940s; represented International Fishermen & Allied Workers of America (IFAWA) and Marine Cooks and Stewards (MCS) at their CIO purge trials, 1950; consultant to ILWU specializing in employee benefit and union insurance plans; searching comments on...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Labor leaders--California; Labor movement--California--History; Labor unions--California--History; California CIO Council; International Fishermen and Allied Workers of America; International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union; Marine Cooks and Stewards Union; San Francisco Bay Area
Downloads: 2
[texts]Recollections of the San Francisco waterfront : oral history transcript / and related material, 1965-1967 - Crowley, Thomas, 1875-1970. ive

Keywords: Crowley, Thomas, 1875-1970; Crowley Maritime Corporation; Crowley Launch and Tugboat Company; Red Stack Towboat Company; Tugboats -- California San Francisco Bay Area; Labor unions -- California San Francisco; San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Commerce
Downloads: 743
[texts]Activist in the labor movement, the Democratic Party and the Mexican-American community : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1980 - Schechter, Hope Mendoza, 1921- ive

Keywords: International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union; Democratic Party (Calif.); Peace Corps. (U.S). National Advisory Council; Los Angeles Community Service Organization; Mexican Americans -- California; Labor unions -- California; Women in politics -- United States; Mexican American women -- California Interviews; California -- Politics and government
Downloads: 546
[audio]Jack Goldberger oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Business agent, Teamsters Local 921; worked as a "route man" delivering newspapers throughout the Bay Area during the 1930s and 1940s; describes the Teamsters' split from the San Francisco Labor Council in the late 1950s, as well as his impressions of Teamsters leaders Dave Beck and Jimmy Hoffa and his five decades as a San Francisco Teamsters leader...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Bakalinsky, Adah; Goldberger, Jack, 1905-1988; Truck drivers--Labor unions--California--San Francisco; Labor leaders--California--San Francisco--Interviews; Labor unions--California--History; International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen, and Helpers of America. Local 921 (San Francisco, Calif.); International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen, and Helpers of America; San Francisco Labor Council; Beck, Dave, 1894-1993; Hoffa, James R. (James Riddle), 1913-; Audiocassettes; Oral histories; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 4
[audio]Carol Cuénod oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Retired as Librarian and Archivist, International Longshore and Warehouse Union Library, San Francisco, 1986; employed at ILWU for twenty-three years; insightful reflections on politically active mother, Left and communist politics in California during 1940s-1950s, California Labor School, and International Longshore and Warehouse Union; an archivist at Labor Archives, since 1992...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Schwartz, Harvey; Cuénod, Carol, 1929-; Communists--California--Interviews; Labor unions--California--San Francisco--History; Women in the labor movement--California; Women labor union members--California--San Francisco--Interviews; California Labor School; International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union; Audiocassettes; Oral histories; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 4
[audio]Tim Sampson oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Community activist, champion of underdogs and labor rights; professor, Social Work, San Francisco State University; describes posts with Avalon-Carver Community Center, Los Angeles; Center for Community Development, Fresno; and National Welfare Rights Organization (NWRO), Washington, D.C.; Administrative Director, NWRO, 1967-1970; analyzes techniques of successful community organizing; recalls Cesar Chavez, Saul Alinsky, and George A...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Community organization--California; Political activists--California--Interviews; Political participation--California; Labor leaders--California; Labor unions--California--History; Political activists--California--San Francisco--Interviews; San Francisco State College--Faculty-- Interviews; San Francisco State College--Faculty--Political activity; Teachers' unions--California; Avalon-Carter Community Center (Los Angeles, Calif.); California Faculty Association; National Welfare Rights Organization (U.S.); Los Angeles (Calif.); San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 3
[audio]Joan-Marie Shelley oral history
Note: Program ends at 00:13:19, followed by unrelated content beginning at 00:22:30Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: President, United Educators of San Francisco; officer, American Federation of Teachers; worked as a high school teacher for nearly thirty years at Lincoln and Lowell high schools; describes her involvement with school unions, 1955-1970, and her rise to become president of the United Educators of San Francisco in 1984; discusses her views on bilingual education, vio...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Labor unions--California--San Francisco--History; Teachers--California--San Francisco--Interviews; Teachers' unions--California--History; Women in the labor movement--California; Women labor leaders--California--Interviews; American Federation of Teachers; California Teachers Association; United Educators of San Francisco; Shelley, John Francis
Downloads: 3
[audio]Carl T. Anderson oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Member, Pile Drivers Local 34; discusses childhood in Scotland and Denmark, arrival in U.S. in 1943, and working on the construction of the Carquinez Bridge; joined Pile Drivers Union when twenty-eight years old; lifelong Socialist; describes battle over Communists in the Union; retired in 1985.Collection Guide: Carl T. Anderson Oral HistoryRights: Copyrighted...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Bakalinsky, Adah; Anderson, Carl T., 1926-; Piling (Civil engineering)--United States--History; Piling (Civil engineering)--California--History; Pile drivers--California--Interviews; Pile drivers--Labor unions--California; Socialists--United States--Interviews; United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Pile Drivers, Bridge, Wharf and Dock Builders. Local Union no. 34; Audiocassettes; Oral histories; San Francisco Bay Area; Carquinez Strait (Calif.)
Downloads: 2
[audio]Don Watson oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Retired in 1993 from Ship Clerks' Local 34, ILWU; reviews work-life and activism in Marine Cooks and Stewards, CIO, late 1940s-early 1950s; and in ILWU, 1955-1993; remembers waterfront screening, McCarthy period; recalls Jimmy Herman and racial integration of Local 34, early 1960s; led ILWU efforts to aid California farm workers' union movement, 1960s-1970s; Secretary-Treasurer, Northern California District Council, ILWU, 1982-1993; co-founded Ba...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Employee screening --California; Labor union members--California--San Francisco--Interviews; Labor unions--California--History; Stewards--California--San Francisco--Interviews; International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union. Local 34 (San Francisco, Calif.); International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union. Northern California District Council; Marine Cooks and Stewards; San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 2
[audio]Labor on the Line
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Recordings of a Bay Area independent radio news program from 1984-1987 covering labor issues with a primary focus on California. Includes numerous interviews with local labor leaders regarding significant strikes and labor struggles such as the historic Latina-led Watsonville Cannery Strike, United Farm Workers' (UFW) "Wrath of Grapes" campaign, and the month-long SEIU Local 250 Kaiser healthcare workers strike.Rights: Copyrighted...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Cannery workers--California; Labor union members--California; Labor unions--California--History; Labor union leaders--California; Medical personnel--California; Medical personnel--Labor unions--United States; Strikes and lockouts--Cannery workers--California--Watsonville; Women labor union members--California--History; Mexican American women--California--History; Watsonville Canning Strike, Watsonville, Calif., 1985-1987; Women cannery workers--California--Watsonville; Service Employees International Union. Local 250 (San Francisco, Calif.); United Farm Workers
Downloads: 4
[audio]Red Alexander oral history
Call Number: Oral History Collection Description: Member, Shipwrights Local 1149 and highly skilled boat builder by 1941; describes boat building in military, World War II; master boat builder for Pacific Dry Dock/Crowley Maritime in East Bay, 1950-1979; traces great changes in shipbuilding over time; master model ship builder whose replicas are widely known in maritime circles. Collection Guide: Red Alexander Oral HistoryRights: Copyrighted...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Alexander, Red (Robert), 1916-; Schwartz, Harvey; Shipwrights--California--San Francisco Bay Area--Interviews; Shipyards--California--San Francisco Bay Area--History; Shipbuilding--California--San Francisco Bay Area--History; Shipbuilding industry--Employees--Labor unions--California; World War, 1939-1945--California--San Francisco Bay Area; Shipwrights, Joiners and Boat Builders. Local 1149 (San Francisco and Oakland, Calif.); Crowley Maritime Corporation; Pacific Dry Dock Company; Audiocassettes; Oral histories
Downloads: 3
[texts]Organizing and reporting on labor in the East Bay, California and the West, 1925-1987 : oral history transcript / 1987 - Ward, Estolv Ethan, 1900- ive

Keywords: Ward, Angela Gizzi, 1910-; Mooney, Thomas J., 1882-1942; Bridges, Harry, 1901-; Harry Bridges Defense Committee; Congress of Industrial Organizations; American Federation of Labor; Labor's Non-Partisan League. California; Congress of Industrial Organizations Industrial Union Councils. Alameda County, Calif; Communist Party of the United States of America (Calif.); Labor unions -- California History; Labor unions -- Law and legislation California; Labor unions and communism -- United States History
Downloads: 870
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